Please Honor our Crew for the Outstanding Accomplishments they make on a Daily Basis!
Auxiliarist Rich Zwirlein is honored as the 2007 Jones Beach
Auxiliarist of the year. Over the past year, Rich has single
handedly orchestrated the Communications Support/Command and Control
for the 2007 New York Air Show as well as the Jones Beach
Fireworks extravaganza safety zone patrols. Congratulations and
Thank You. Pictured are Division 13 Commander; Joe O'Leary, Aux of the
Year; Rich Zwirlein, and BMCS Bob Milmoe
Auxiliarist Alan Reff is honored as the 2006 Jones Beach Auxiliarist of
the year. Over the past year, Mr. Reff has been a fixture in the
Communications Center, volunteering more than 476 hours "Standing the
Watch". This commitment to excellence includes watch standing over the
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years and 4th of July Holidays just to
name a few. Congratulations and Thank You.
MK3 James Brady receives the Commandants Letter of Commendation Ribbon
Bar with the operational "O" device for the hard work and dedication to
duty James exemplified during his tour of duty. Petty Officer Brady
will be reporting to the 175' Buoy Tender WILLIAM TATE homeported in
MK3 Tony Canella receives the Commandants Letter of Commendation Ribbon
Bar with the "O" device for the hard work and dedication to duty Tony
exemplified during his tour of duty. MK3 Canella will be reporting to
the 225' Buoy Tender ASPEN in San Francisco, CA.
BMCS Milmoe (Officer in Charge) extends his hand to congratulate BMCS
Matt Coppola (Executive Petty Officer) during an award ceremony in
which BMCS Coppola was honored and recognized for his tour of duty as
the XPO of Station Jones Beach. BMCS Coppola is shown receiving the
Award of the Coast Guard Commendation Medal.
The crew celebrated with BMCS Coppola (XPO) during a farewell dinner
located at Sergio's in Massapequa, NY. BMCS Coppola will be assuming
command of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter BELUGA home ported in Little
Creek, VA. He leaves Station Jones Beach after a successful tour as the
Executive Petty Officer having assumed the duties in June 2004.
Edward Smith and Commander John Healey pose for a photo after the CO
presented BM1 Smith a Letter of Recognition for being selected as the
2005 SFO Moriches Enlisted Person of the Year.
Aux Howie Wolin receives the 2005 Jones Beach Auxiliarist of the Year
for over 440 hours of Direct Support to the crew of Station Jones Beach.
4/12/06; MK1 Jones (EPO) receiving his Gold/Pewter Boat Forces Pin for 5 years cumulative service to Boat Forces Units.
Field Office Moriches Enlisted Person of the Year Recipient - BM1
Edward Smith (Operations Petty Officer, STA Jones Beach),
BMCS Milmoe presenting Good Conduct Award to BM3 Casey Hague
BMCS Milmoe presenting PO Otten's 4th Good Conduct Award